If adding a little more style and flair to your wardrobe is on your perpetual list and you just don’t know where to start, the answer is now.
Don’t buy another boring, humdrum practical article of clothing. You’ve got clothes. You could probably go years without running out of pants, dresses, skirts and tops that you could reasonably cobble together and feel sufficiently dressed for interacting with the general public. But who wants to be sufficiently dressed, adequately clothed or otherwise forgettably attired.
Here’s a suggestion: buy something unexpected.
Buy something that makes you smile and you don’t know why. Buy something fun. Whatever the occasion, take the opportunity to celebrate the new year in style.
A heavy stone necklace can add plenty of bling to a simple dress. And you can wear that necklace to the office under a jacket or out to brunch with a T-shirt and jeans. A dressy object can elevate a casual object without clashing. There’s a way to look relaxed and luxe that’s worth experimenting with.
Here are 10 things for men and women looking to class up their new year: